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Posted on August 17, 2011 by John Petit
The Octagon has long since boxed up and headed out of Milwaukee’s Bradley Center in Wisconsin, and the final numbers and fall out are all starting to come in. Their were 6,751 people in attendance, and the gate total as reported by the UFC was $529,000. According to TVbythenumbers.com the show averaged 776,000 viewers through out the main card broadcast.The fight night bonuses are as follows, Chris Lytle earned submission of the night, and fight of the night honors earning him an extra $130,000 for his fight against Dan Hardy. Hardy earned $65,000 for his half in the fight of the night. Donald Cerrone also brought home an extra $65,000 for his TKO/KO win over Charles Oliveira.
In the fighter payout category there were no big surprises. The final disclosed payouts total is $578,000, and it was distributed this way. (Note: These do not include any fight night bonuses, or any extra checks handed out by the UFC.)
Chris Lytle: $70,000 (includes $35,000 win bonus) def. Dan Hardy: $25,000
Ben Henderson: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus) def. Jim Miller: $35,000
Donald Cerrone: $44,000 (includes $22,000 win bonus) def. Charles Oliveira: $12,000
Duane Ludwig: $32,000 (includes $16,000) def. Amir Sadollah: $20,000
Jared Hamman: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. CB Dollaway: $20,000
Joseph Benavidez: $43,000 (includes $21,500 win bonus) def. Eddie Wineland: $10,000
Ed Herman: $52,000 (includes $26,000 win bonus) def. Kyle Noke: $8,000
Ronny Markes: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus) def. Karlos Vemola: $10,000
Jimy Hettes: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus) def. Alex Caceres: $8,000
Cole Miller: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus) def. TJ O’Brien: $6,000
Jacob Volkmann: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus) def. Danny Castillo: $17,000
Edwin Figueroa: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus) def. Jason Reinhardt: $6,000
The injury list and medical suspension list was also released by Wisconsin. Five fighters were suspended indefinitely, and they must be cleared by doctors and have specific procedures done in order to get back to practice or the cage.
-T.J. O’Brien: Suspended indefinitely for rib, leg injuries.
-Kyle Noke: Suspended indefinitely, must have MRI on knee.
-CB Dollaway: Suspended indefinitely, must have neurological exam, CT scan.
-Duane Ludwig: Suspended indefinitely, must have physical exam, CT scan and must have right hand cleared by x-ray.
-Jim Miller: Suspended indefinitely, must have physical exam, CT scan.
The rest of the suspensions are as follows, and some of them are precautionary and require no doctor follow up
-Jason Reinhardt: Suspended 30 days for mandatory medical rest period from a TKO.
-Cole Miller: Suspended 30 days for right hand injury.
-Alex Caceres: Suspended 30 days for mandatory medical rest period.
-Jim Hettes: Suspended 30 days or mandatory medical rest period and a head laceration.
-Amir Sadollah: Suspended indefinitely, must have neurological exam, CT scan.
-Charles Oliveira: Suspended 30 days for mandatory medical rest period.
-Ben Henderson: Suspended 30 days, must have elbow cleared by x-ray.
-Dan Hardy: Suspended 30 days for mandatory medical rest period.